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CNBC Franchise Archive Europe: Economy


  • Reaction: Brussels on lockdown for fourth day Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 4:03 AM ET

    Squawk Box Live watched as Brussels remained on lockdown for a fourth day, with police still hunting for a prime suspect behind the Paris terror attacks.

  • Which sectors are affected by terrorism? Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 4:00 AM ET
    Which sectors are affected by terrorism?

    Guillaume Menuet, European economist at Citi, says tourism and air travel will be most affected by the recent terror attacks in Europe.

  • Europe must tackle bad loans to recover: IMF Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 2:25 AM ET
    José Viñals

    Europe must take "decisive action" to tackle the 900 billion euros ($956 billion) worth of non-performing loans (NPLs) the banks have on their books.

  • Rare public rift emerges at core of ECB Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 1:39 AM ET
    European Central Bank president Mario Draghi waits for questions during a news conference at the ECB headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, September 3, 2015

    A rare public rift emerged at the core of the European Central Bank on Monday as a key policy-setter said she opposed an extension of money printing.

  • Europe ends sharply lower after Turkey downs Russian jet

    European markets finished sharply lower on Tuesday after Turkish fighter jets shot down a Russian warplane near the Syrian border.

  • It's a very hard time to be the 'queen of Europe' Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 12:57 PM ET
    German Chancellor Angela Merkel.

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who's usually seen as Europe's indispensable leader, is in danger of losing that role.

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 23- A rare public rift emerged at the core of the European Central Bank on Monday as a key policy-setter said she opposed an extension of money printing, days after the bank's head paved the way for more stimulus. There have long been differing views on the bank's 25- member Governing Council, which sets interest rates. But Sabine Lautenschlaeger's...

  • Greece cleared to get next batch of bailout loans Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 11:10 AM ET

    ATHENS, Greece— Greece was formally cleared Monday to get the next batch of bailout loans due from its third financial rescue after the cash-strapped country implemented a series of economic reform measures that European creditors had demanded. The formal approval came after Greece's parliament last week backed new austerity measures, including higher...

  • BUENOS AIRES, Nov 23- President-elect Mauricio Macri promised on Monday to correct the errors of Argentina's outgoing leftist government but urged patience while he defines his strategy to liberalize the ailing economy. "Argentina's big problem today is that for four years there has been no growth, for four years no jobs have been created and now we have to get...

  • Why $1.04 is next key level for euro Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 11:00 AM ET
    Why $1.04 is next key level for euro

    Head of Market Strategy at Swissquote Bank, Peter Rosenstreich says $1.04 is the next significant level for euro dollar.

  • 15 die in Russia from drinking illegal alcohol Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 10:28 AM ET

    MOSCOW— Russian investigators say 15 people have died in the past two weeks from drinking illegally produced alcoholic beverages, including five in a Siberian town who drank fake American whiskey. The spokesman for Russia's main investigative agency says the deaths in several locations around the country show the need for alcohol production to be put back...

  • LISBON, Portugal— Portugal's president wants something from the Socialist Party before he lets it take power with the support of the Communist Party and radical Left Bloc: a formal commitment to eurozone financial rules and NATO defense agreements. President Anibal Cavaco Silva has hesitated to allow that because the Communist Party and Left Bloc have in the...

  • UPDATE 1-Euro zone business growth at four-year high Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 6:06 AM ET

    *PMI points to Q4 GDP growth of 0.4-0.5 pct- Markit. LONDON, Nov 23- Business activity in the euro zone picked up at its fastest pace since mid-2011 this month, and far quicker than expected, as slowing growth in France following the Nov. 13 attacks was offset by a buoyant Germany. With firms cutting prices for a second month, Markit's Composite Flash Purchasing...

  • In an early snapshot of economic activity during November, financial information company Markit has found that service providers reported that the terrorist attacks in Paris had "negatively impacted on activity." Partly because of that, Markit said its purchasing managers' index for France— a broad gauge of business activity— fell to a 3- month low in November...

  • Reaction: Brussels on shutdown as gunman eludes hunt Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 4:33 AM ET

    Squawk Box Live watched as Brussels in Belgium was under lockdown on Monday after late night raids failed to find a Paris attack gunman.

  • Euro zone business activity expands despite attacks Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 4:14 AM ET
    An employee fits the nose cone to a Trent 700 aircraft engine on the production line at the Rolls-Royce Holdings Plc factory in Derby, U.K.

    Manufacturing and services output in the euro zone rose above expectations in November despite the series of terror attacks in Paris.

  • *Pfizer set to buy Allergan for over $150 bln- sources. SYDNEY, Nov 23- The euro sagged to a seven-month trough on Monday as the prospect of more policy easing in Europe benefited the U.S. dollar, while activity in Asian shares was crimped by a holiday in Japan. The head of the European Central Bank, Mario Draghi, last week offered the strongest hint yet that the ECB will...

  • SINGAPORE, Nov 23- Gold languished close to a near-six-year low on Monday, hurt by a robust dollar and upbeat comments by Federal Reserve officials regarding a U.S. rate hike next month. *Spot gold had fallen 0.3 percent to $1,074.91 an ounce by 0045 GMT, extending Friday's 0.4- percent drop. *SPDR Gold Trust, the world's top gold-backed exchange-traded fund, said its...

  • CALGARY, Nov 22- The Canadian province of Alberta, home to the country's controversial oil sands, said on Sunday it will implement an economy-wide tax on carbon emissions in 2017, addressing long-standing criticism it is not doing enough to combat climate change. "Alberta is showing leadership on one of the world's biggest problems." Alberta has the world's...

  • The Latest: Malaysian leader hosts East Asia Summit Saturday, 21 Nov 2015 | 2:49 AM ET

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia— Ten Southeast Asian heads of state and nine world leaders, including President Barack Obama, are meeting in Malaysia to discuss trade and economic issues. Following an annual regional summit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Saturday, the U.S. and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations also pressed for the peaceful resolution of the...

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